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Federação Gaúcha de Futebol

The Federação Gaúcha de Futebol (English: Football Association of Rio Grande do Sul state) was founded by Aurelio Py on May 18, 1918 and manages all the official football tournaments within the state of Rio Grande do Sul, which are the Campeonato Gaúcho, the Campeonato Gaúcho lower levels and the Copa FGF, and represents the clubs at the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF).

Federação Gaúcha de Futebol
FGF RS logo 2016.svg
Formation May 18, 1918[1]
Type List of international sport federations
Headquarters Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Official language
Francisco Novelletto Neto

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  1. ^ Rodolfo Rodrigues (2009). Escudos dos Times do Mundo Inteiro. Panda Books. p. 36.